Destination guide

Take in the riverfront beauty of Carterton

The riverfront and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Carterton. This city is well-known for its local tours and shopping. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Carterton

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Carterton a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Martinborough Vineyard (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Palliser Estate (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Muirlea Rise (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Ata Rangi Vineyard (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Coney Wines (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Carterton

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Carterton is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Aratoi (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Queen Elizabeth Park (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Otaki Gorge (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Carterton

Fly into Paraparaumu (PPQ), the closest airport, located 27.2 mi (43.8 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Carterton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 56 holiday rentals near Carterton. From 23 Houses to 3 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Carterton for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Carterton?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Carterton. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Daysh House Garden: 147 holiday rentals
  • Martinborough Vineyard: 139 holiday rentals
  • Coney Wines: 146 holiday rentals
  • Aratoi: Wairarapa Museum of Art and History: 66 holiday rentals
  • Fell Locomotive Museum: 143 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Carterton listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Carterton?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 23 Houses in Carterton. Our other popular types of Carterton holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 22 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 22 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Carterton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Carterton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.